Misery and Justice

Misery and Justice

The Bible is maybe the most generic and unfocused self-help tool around. At the very least, it’s out of date.

Ta-Nehisi Coates @ Jerry Maguire

Ta-Nehisi Coates @ Jerry Maguire

I don’t know how much of the evil in the world I should blame myself for. Blame leads to shame, which is a non-doing state of mind.

Jealous Guy @ Facing Love Addiction

Jealous Guy @ Facing Love Addiction

Sometimes one partner chases, and the other is distant and avoidant. Other times the partners continually switch roles, in a cycle of come-here-go-away which is excruciating for both.

Lou Reed @ Dostoyevsky

Lou Reed @ Dostoyevsky

I’m not so into Jesus as a sufferer. I’m into him as a love teacher. That’s what he did.

I See You

I See You

“Evil was defined as the use of power to destroy the spiritual growth of others for the purpose of defending and preserving the integrity of their own sick selves.”

You are the one

You are the one

“Man’s lack of power to moderate and restrain the affects (emotions) I call Bondage.”
–Spinoza

the truth before me

the truth before me

Kids understand the grown-up barf they see on TV, even when they don’t. Teaching them is not teaching at all, it’s just reminding them what they already know. FULL STORY